Once framing begins work seems to progress quickly. At
this time it is best to be organized and keep track of the
trades required and the material that they require to
complete their jobs. Here are few tips on the things that
you should remember at the time.
the material should be delivered on time from the
Trusses, windows and doors.
for a Gas Meter.
is the time to make alterations if necessary. Later on it
will not only be messy but expensive also.
sure that you are getting the best framing deal possible.
the framers are ready to fix the trusses, a crane should
be made available to lift the trusses to the roof.
large items like bathtubs while the framing is going on,
as it may not be easy to do this later on.
the heating system should be done before the plumbing as;
it is easier for the plumber to work even after the
heating is installed and not vice versa.
where the cabinets are to be installed should be marked
out so that the heating and plumbing job is easier.
for heating installations is not required. But ensure that
the pipes do not squeak.
in for air-conditioning should be installed.
vents should be installed before work on the roof begins.
The roofers will install vents for ventilation of the
the electrician beings wiring he should know where the
cabinets are to be placed.
the electrician through the house and show him where you
would like the outlets to be placed.
good quality stove and bathroom fans.
telephone company and cable company should be called in to
install the required wires.
and doors should be delivered as the framers finish the
roof so that they can finish all the framing at one time.
that the price quoted for the window includes the price of
the screen and the night locks.
between wood and vinyl windows.
and Heating will be inspected by City Hall.
Provisional Inspector will inspect electrical system.
Building inspector from City Hall will inspect the
Though inspections seem painful they are there to ensure
that your house is safe and comfortable for you to live
in. Required changes can be made without much fuss at this
stage. So make sure that you have all the inspections
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